Edwardsburg’s Haleigh Hite puts up a shot against Berrien Springs’ Paige Anderson. (Leader photo/JOSEPH WEISER)

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Eddies split with Shamrocks

Published 5:47pm Wednesday, December 26, 2012

The Edwardsburg boys basketball team improved to 5-1 with a 50-26 win over visiting Berrien Springs last Thursday night.

The Eddies’ girls team was not as fortunate as the Shamrocks escaped with a 39-31 victory.

Jackson Gaideski scored a game-high 14 points to lead Edwardsburg, which also got 12 points from Josh Kozinski.

Edwardsburg built up a 33-11 halftime cushion and then cruised home with the victory.

In the girls game, both teams battled back and forth to gain control of the contest.

Both teams scored six points in the opening quarter, but the Shamrocks put together back-to-back eight-point quarters to take a 22-18 lead into the final eight minutes as the Eddies managed just six points in each of the first three periods.

Berrien Springs outscored Edwardsburg 17-13 to pull out the victory.

Makenzie Moody had 13 points to lead the Shamrocks and all scorers.

Maddi Holmes had 11 points for the Eddies.

Boys basketball
BERRIEN SPRINGS 26
Nick Little 1, Joey Zahrn 0, Geoffrey Mhune 0, Johnathon Williams 12, Tyler Shelton 2, Everrett Shembarger 2, Anthony Broyles 0, Michael Beckson 0, Norton Gumbo 9, Michael Quartey 0, Temi Idown 0, Christian Haack 0. TOTALS 11 3-8 26
EDWARDSBURG 50
Josh Kozinski 12, Patrick Harvey 5, Eric Richardson 2, Jason Schimpa 0, Dylan Hulett 5, Dante Razzano 3, Matt Griesinger 7, Grant Szalewski 0, Jackson Gaideski 14, Joe Queener 2. TOTALS 18 12-16 50

Berrien Springs 6 11 17 26
Edwardsburg 14 33 39 50
3-point baskets: Edwardsburg 2 (Harvey 1, Razzano 1), Berrien Springs 1 (Gumbo 1). Total fouls (fouled out): Berrien Springs 14 (none), Edwardsburg 10 (none).
Varsity records: Edwardsburg 5-1, Berrien Springs 2-4

Girls basketball
BERRIEN SPRINGS 39
Caprice Mottley 0, Tyanna Pierce 7, Madison Radosovich 0, Jesse Forraht 9, Paige Anderson 8, Makenzie Moody 13, Stephanie Ott 0, Gabby Dortch 2. TOTALS: 13 11-18 39
EDWARDSBURG 31
Olivia Hack 6, Rachel Boyles 0, Anna Robers 5, Haleigh Hite 5, Katelynn Rogers 0, Maddi Holmes 11, Alexis Blake 4. TOTALS: 31

Berrien 6 14 22 39
Edwardsburg 6 12 18 31
3-point goals: Berrien Springs (none), Edwardsburg (none). Total fouls (fouled out): Berrien Springs 14 (none), Edwardsburg 14 (none). Varsity records: Berrien Springs 3-4, 3-3 Wolverine West; Edwardsburg 2-4, 2-4 Wolverine West

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